Schrey Family History

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Schrey Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: occupational name for a town crier, or nickname for a noisy individual, from a noun derivative of Middle Dutch schreien ‘to cry’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Schreyer, Schley, Scheel, Schoen, Schroen, Schoer, Schlei, Suhre

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Schrey Family Origin

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Schrey Family Occupations

What did your Schrey ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Schrey ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Morocca Dresser

    33%
  • Retail Liquor Dealer

    33%
  • Teamster

    33%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schrey family was Teamster. Morocca Dresser and Retail Liquor Dealer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schrey. The most common Schrey occupation in the USA was Morocca Dresser. 33% of Schrey's were Morocca Dressers.

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Schrey Historical Records

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Schrey Life Expectancy

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